Research associated with Quality of life (QoL)


How bad is depression? Preference score estimates from depressed patients and the general population
Pyne JM, Fortney JC, Tripathi S, Feeny D, Ubel PA, Brazier J. Health Services Research 2009;44:1406-1423.

Are they really that happy? Exploring scale recalibration in estimates of well-being
Lacey HP, Fagerlin A, Loewenstein G, Smith DM, Riis J, Ubel PA. Health Psychology 2008;27(6):669-675.

The effect of aesthetic outcome following breast conserving surgery on psychosocial functioning and quality of life.
Waljee JF, Hu ES, Ubel PA, Smith DM, Newman LA, Alderman AK. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2008;26(20):3331-7.

Why people refuse to make tradeoffs in person tradeoff elicitations: A matter of perspective?
Damschroder LJ, Roberts TR, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Ubel PA. Medical Decision Making 2007;27:266-288.

What is perfect health to an 85 year-old? Evidence for scale recalibration in subjective health ratings.
Ubel PA, Jankovic A, Smith DM, Langa K, Fagerlin A. Medical Care 2005;43(10):1054-1057.

The validity of person tradeoff measurements: A randomized trial of computer elicitation versus face-to-face interview.
Damschroder LJ, Baron J, Hershey JC, Asch DA, Jepson C, Ubel PA. Medical Decision Making 2004;24(2):170-180.